09:32 PoliticsZas: Use of nuclear weapons is out of the question CSTO Secretary General Stanislav Zas told the ONT TV channel that he does not believe in the possibility of using nuclear weapons, BelTA informs.
09:11 PresidentLukashenko extends condolences to Vladimir Makei's family Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko has expressed condolences to the family and friends of Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei.
09:02 PoliticsLavrov's working visit to Minsk postponed because of Makei's death Sergey Lavrov was to visit Minsk on 27-28 November to participate in a joint ministerial meeting of Russia and Belarus. According to TASS, a meeting with the president of Belarus was also scheduled.
09:00 PoliticsZas: CSTO is not fully prepared to respond to hybrid attacks “There are various forms of influence: purely military means, economic sanctions, information influence, and political pressure. When all these forms go together, we call it a hybrid attack. I would say that the CSTO is not fully ready to this kind of impact,” Stanislav Zas said.
21:58 SocietyBelarusian Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei passes away Vladimir Makei served as Minister of Foreign Affairs of Belarus since 22 August 2012. He had the diplomatic rank of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary.
19:58 SocietyInterparliamentary ties of Belarus, Russia discussed Natalya Kochanova and Sergey Lavrov discussed a broad range of matters concerning bilateral relations and interaction in the international scene while focusing on the advancement of interparliamentary ties.
19:18 EconomyRussian mechanical engineering industry interested in cooperation with Belarusian steel mill BMZ In January-October 2022 the Belarusian steel mill BMZ smelted about 1.7 million tonnes of steel. Steel production is expected to exceed 2 million tonnes this year. “All the products have been shipped to customers. Performance tasks are being fulfilled,” the executive said.
18:34 SocietyBishkek to host EAEU summit on 9 December “The EEC Council has received proposals on the agenda of the meeting of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council slated to take place in Bishkek on 9 December,” Iya Malkina said.
18:26 SocietyRed Cross plans to expand its presence in Belarus The delegation of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is interested in expanding the presence of the ICRC in Belarus and interacting with the Ministry of Internal Affairs, Head of the Citizenship and Migration Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs Aleksei Begun said.
18:17 PoliticsPan-African Parliament seeks cooperation with Belarus The Pan-African Parliament (PAP) is an organ of the African Union. Its first session took place in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, in March 2004.
18:06 SocietyBelarus, Cuba discuss prospects for cooperation in science Attending the meeting was Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Cuba to Belarus Santiago Perez Benitez.
17:57 EconomyBelarus ready to increase export of fertilizers, food to Africa Belarus is ready to increase supplies of fertilizers and foodstuffs to Africa, Chairman of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus Vladimir Andreichenko said as he talked to Chairman of the Pan-African Parliament Fortune Charumbira via a video link.
17:44 PoliticsBelarus hopes for Africa's support of global dialogue initiative “First of all, let me congratulate you on the success of the first session of the Pan-African Parliament of the sixth convocation. With your experience and knowledge, you are confidently solving the tasks of strengthening the role and authority of the organization you lead,” said Vladimir Andreichenko.
17:34 PoliticsAndreichenko: Minsk is ready to cooperate with all African countries “With great pleasure we invite you and the delegation of the Pan-African Parliament to visit Belarus at any time convenient for you. You will learn about our economic potential by visiting industrial and agricultural enterprises, educational institutions and healthcare organizations,” Vladimir Andreichenko said.
17:16 EconomyBelarus' Amkodor machinery producer hosts St. Petersburg delegation The parties discussed cooperation between Amkodor and Leningrad Oblast. The delegation members visited the permanent exposition of Amkodor's machines and workshops.